Earthshattering Events!: The Science Behind Natural Disasters

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Earthshattering Events!: The Science Behind Natural Disasters

Earthshattering Events!: The Science Behind Natural Disasters

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Take a look at our full range of books for more stories to add to your child's reading routine here. But in others, the political and economic reverberations of earthquake disasters have presented opportunities for renewal.

Often illustrations would need to be edited, extra images would be needed and bits of text would need to be handwritten to make the book flow and for the text and illustrations to work together.Hotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site's pageview limit. Earth-Shattering Events is anything but a light touch, providing fascinating insights into areas of science that aren't often covered in such exquisite detail in natural history books. Physics and geography are often over-looked subjects amongst the general public – and especially amongst those young enough to be taking lessons in them.

Besides, I find that kids are often enthralled by the thought of something even more powerful than grownups!

I have a degree in earth sciences, but even I found some of the scientific explanations hard to wrap my head around. We humans take our domination of the planet for granted, but sometimes nature reminds us that this is an illusion. Finance is provided by PayPal Credit (a trading name of PayPal UK Ltd, Whittaker House, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond-Upon-Thames, Surrey, United Kingdom, TW9 1EH). If the idea of giving a child a book on disasters feels in some way wrong, it’s also filled with some very useful information, written with humour by Jacobs.

Each section tackles a different type of event, and mixes the science behind the event with pages devoted to maps and diagrams, as well as insets that cover related factoids. Tectonics rip open the earth, big waves sweep away coastal towns, magma spews from volcanoes and hurricanes can do great damage to entire countries. ROBIN: Although I currently work in the world of publishing, geography has always been a passion of mine and I studied it at undergraduate degree.Facebook sets this cookie to show relevant advertisements to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice.

BookTrustAn atlas of the most extreme meteorological and geological disasters that nature has to offer! Books for TopicsFeaturing clear information about a comprehensive range of events, this colourful and fascinating guide is a real eye-opener.Loved this book, lots of good information about the events that happen in the world and the illustration was just INCREDIBLE!

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